• Dollar Recovers Slightly vs. Euro, Yen in Thin Volume Friday, 23 Nov 2007 | 11:26 AM ET
    Dollar and Euro

    The euro set a fresh record high against the dollar early  Friday, though the $1.50 level remained out of reach when the euro was knocked more than a cent off its peak by comments from a euro zone policymaker.

  • Euro Zone November Services "Flash" PMI Sinks Friday, 23 Nov 2007 | 4:52 AM ET

    Growth in the euro zone's dominant services sector fell more than expected to a 27-month low in November as new orders slipped but manufacturing industry staged an unanticipated rebound, a key survey showed on Friday.

  • Denmark to Hold New Referendum on Euro Friday, 23 Nov 2007 | 4:05 AM ET

    Danes will get a new chance to adopt the euro in a referendum, the prime minister said Thursday.

  • European Stock Markets Set to Open Higher Friday, 23 Nov 2007 | 1:57 AM ET

    European shares are expected to edge higher on Friday, following a mostly upbeat session in Asia but gains will likely be tempered as investors wait for U.S. markets to reopen after a public holiday.

  • Dollar Marks Thanksgiving with Record Lows vs. Euro Thursday, 22 Nov 2007 | 12:25 PM ET
    Dollar and Euro

    The dollar hit new record lows against the euro, the Swiss franc and a basket of currencies on Thursday on growing belief that the U.S. Federal Reserve will cut interest rates again next month.

  • Rising Euro is a Concern: EU's Barroso Thursday, 22 Nov 2007 | 7:50 AM ET

    The strength of the euro, at a record high versus the dollar, is becoming a problem for Europe's exporters, the president of the European Commission said on Thursday.

  • Sarkozy Wants "Equitable and Fair" Currency Rates Thursday, 22 Nov 2007 | 7:12 AM ET

    French President Nicolas Sarkozy will in a forthcoming visit to China call for an "equitable and fair" relationship between four major currencies -- the dollar, euro, yen and yuan, a senior French official said on Thursday.

  • German Growth to Slow after Third-Quarter Pick-Up Thursday, 22 Nov 2007 | 7:03 AM ET

    German economic growth rebounded in the third quarter, buoyed by domestic demand, but the pace of expansion is probably slowing already as surging oil prices and the strong euro put firms on the defensive.

  • Market Insider/Wednesday Look Ahead Tuesday, 20 Nov 2007 | 10:42 PM ET

    A rocking and rolling stock market, the U.S. dollar at record lows, and oil at record highs is setting the stage for an unusually, volatile Thanksgiving Eve in the markets.

  • The Ever Shrinking U.S. Dollar Tuesday, 20 Nov 2007 | 6:34 PM ET

    The shrinking dollar skidded to a new low against the euro overnight though its off its lows as markets await the release of Fed minutes and its forecast later today.  In the stock market, a spirited rally started to run out of steam by midday.

  • Dollar Hits Record Low Against Euro Tuesday, 20 Nov 2007 | 4:56 PM ET
    Dollar and Euro

    The dollar slid to a record low versus the euro after minutes of the Federal Reserve's October meeting failed to give a clear indication on the central bank's next move on rates.

  • Dollar Falls vs. Yen as Risk-Taking Eases Monday, 19 Nov 2007 | 1:48 PM ET
    Dollar and Euro

    The dollar fell against the yen but held steady versus the euro Monday as global stock losses and high oil prices stoked uncertainty about the health of the U.S. economy and left investors wary of risky trades.

  • OPEC Will Stick With Ailing Dollar, Analysts Say Monday, 19 Nov 2007 | 11:59 AM ET

    OPEC countries are unlikely to ditch the ailing dollar for pricing oil exports in the short-term, analysts said on Monday, despite proposals from Iran and Venezuela to consider alternatives.

  • OPEC Summit Ends in Division Over Weak US Dollar Monday, 19 Nov 2007 | 9:53 AM ET
    Oil Barrels

    An OPEC summit ended on Sunday in sharp political division over whether to take action over the weak dollar, as heads of state vowed to keep providing Western consumers with an "adequate" supply of oil.

  • China May Consider Wider Trading Band for Yuan Sunday, 18 Nov 2007 | 8:19 PM ET

    China's central bank chief said on Sunday it could consider a wider trading band for the yuan currency after finance chiefs from the Group of 20 economic powers renewed calls for greater currency flexibility.

  • OPEC to Discuss Falling Dollar before Dec. 5 Meeting Sunday, 18 Nov 2007 | 3:23 PM ET

    OPEC states agreed their finance ministers would meet before Dec. 5 to discuss the sliding dollar's impact on their economies after Iran and Venezuela recommended pricing oil against a currency basket.

  • Dollar Falls But Upcoming Gain Seen Friday, 16 Nov 2007 | 4:33 PM ET

    The dollar slipped on Friday, but was still on track for its biggest weekly gain in a month, with dealers wary of adding much to extended bets against the greenback with so much uncertainty surrounding the credit market.

  • Dump the Dollar, China State TV Tells Viewers Friday, 16 Nov 2007 | 1:10 PM ET

    Chinese lunchtime television on Friday gave ordinary people a basic tip on how to play the currency markets: sell the dollar!

  • Euro Zone Sept. Trade Surplus Rises Despite Euro Friday, 16 Nov 2007 | 6:02 AM ET

    The euro zone's unadjusted trade surplus rose in September despite the single currency's steady climb as annual export growth still outpaced imports despite a sharp slowdown from August, data showed on Friday.

  • Lamborghini Says Strong Euro Poses No Threat Friday, 16 Nov 2007 | 3:32 AM ET

    Italian super car maker Lamborghini is on track for record sales in 2007 and sees no threat from a stronger euro or a downturn in the U.S. economy, the company's chief executive said on Thursday.